Let's Talk Pella

Let’s Talk Pella – Pella Christian Grade School Back to School Preview

Posted: Thursday, August 21st, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Classes have started at Pella Christian Grade School and David De Jong talks about the new academic year.

Let’s Talk Pella – Back to School in Pella

Posted: Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Superintendent Greg Ebeling discusses changes some may notice with Pella schools this upcoming school year.

Let’s Talk Pella – Volunteers Showcase Pella at the Iowa State Fair

Posted: Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Kathy Hoksbergen with the Pella Convention and Visitors Bureaus shares her experiences at the 2014 Iowa State Fair.

Let’s Talk Pella – Black Creek Vineyards

Posted: Monday, August 18th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

We sit down with the operator of Black Creek Vineyards Larry Engbers about his award winning operation northeast of Pella.

Let’s Talk Pella – Homeschool Students Perform the Works of Shakespeare

Posted: Friday, August 15th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

On this edition of Let’s Talk Pella we take you to a special performance of Shakespeare this week.

Let’s Talk Pella – Red Rock Project Groundbreaking

Posted: Thursday, August 14th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

On this edition of Let’s Talk Pella, KNIA/KRLS News recaps a busy morning at the Lake Red Rock dam for the official groundbreaking on the $390 million Red Rock Hydroelectric Project.

Let’s Talk Pella – Tree Planting Season

Posted: Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Sheryl Nunnikhoven with Dutch Meadows Landscaping says mid-August to early-September is the best time of year to plant trees because of the cooler air and warmer soil.

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Let’s Talk Pella – Pella Ambulance Vehicle Training

Posted: Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Director of Pella Ambulance Doug Polking discusses recent driver competency training for Pella Ambulance, and why the training is so important.

Let’s Talk Pella – City of Pella Latest

Posted: Monday, August 11th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

City of Pella Finance Director Corey Goodenow discusses the latest City Council meeting.

Let’s Talk Pella – Pathway to Excellence Recognition at Pella Regional

Posted: Friday, August 8th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program Yvonne O’Brien-Evans discusses the recognition Pella Regional recently received.

Let’s Talk Pella – National Farmer’s Market Week

Posted: Thursday, August 7th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

This week is National Farmer’s Market week. Market Volunteer Director Vivian Ruppentrop says the market has done very well this year with the wet spring and relatively cool summer. She adds that this point in the season is usually peak time.

Let’s Talk Pella – Nadine Van Zomeren

Posted: Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

nadine wins gold

On this edition of Let’s Talk Pella, we sit down with Nadine Van Zomeren of Timber Hills Farm in rural Leighton, and she competed in the 2014 Saddle Seat World Cup, a competition including equestrian riders from the United States, South Africa, and Canada.

Let’s Talk Pella – Pella Chamber Discusses Downtown Improvements

Posted: Tuesday, August 5th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Karen Eischen with the Pella Chamber of commerce discusses downtown improvements.

Let’s Talk Pella – Pella Community Schools Update

Posted: Monday, August 4th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Superintendent Greg Ebeling has the latest surrounding Pella Community Schools.

Let’s Talk Pella – Iowa Private College Week

Posted: Friday, August 1st, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Central College Vice President of Admissions Carol Williamson discusses Iowa Private College Week and what’s happening at Central College.

Let’s Talk Pella – Ag in the City 2014

Posted: Thursday, July 31st, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Mary Van Zante discusses the final Thursdays in Pella of 2014.

Let’s Talk Pella – New Speed Sign Clocking Speeds in Pella

Posted: Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Lt. Paul Haase with Pella Police discusses a new tool that officers have to collect data and remind drivers of speeding.

Let’s Talk Pella – Pros and Cons for Pella Christian Grade School Project

Posted: Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Pella Christian Grade School Principal David De Jong discusses the pros and cons for three options of either renovation or new construction as the Pella Christian School District grows.

Let’s Talk Pella – New Officer to Join Pella Police in August

Posted: Monday, July 28th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Police Chief Robert Bokinski talks about a new officer joining the Pella Police Department and why his position was created.

Let’s Talk Pella – Director of Seussical the Musical Previews Tonight’s Show

Posted: Friday, July 25th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

seussical usp

Director Kim Beyer with the Union Street Players talks about the theatre troupe’s performance of Seussical the Musical.

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